Army chief denies engaging ex-militants, ex-servicemen

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah| credits: www.nigerreporters.comThe Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah, on Friday in Kaduna denied alleged plan to enlist 10,000 former Niger Delta militants and ex-service men to boost the fight against the current insurgency in the North-East.The Northern socio-political organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum, had on Thursday warned…

2015: Plot to drop Sambo thickens

By ROMANUS UGWU, Abuja ■ Northern youths protest move against VPNorthern youths under the auspices of Youth Develop­ment Transforma­tion and Sustenance Peace in Nigeria (YODETSIN), have expressed disappoint­ment over an alleged plot to drop Mohammed Namadi Sambo as vice president in the 2015 presidential elec­tion, warning that they would do everything to re­sist such.Deputy National Leader,…